Other Opportunities

While at FMX, you can take advantage of these unique learning opportunities.

KSA Working Groups

Easily fulfill the 60-question Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA), formerly SAM, with these one day sessions that meets your ABFM’s Family Medicine Certification Self-Assessment Activities Requirement. Each course is approved for up to 8 AAFP Prescribed credits; 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Separate registration fee required.

For more information and to register:

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    KSA Working Group: Heart Failure
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    KSA Working Group: Genomics
  • Friday, September 15, 2017
    KSA Working Group: Asthma
  • Saturday, September 16, 2017
    KSA Working Group: Pain Management


Satellite Events

Earn extra CME at Satellite CME events available during FMX. The Satellite events are part of the FMX experience and allow attendees to gain additional knowledge, and CME credit. Choose from a wide range of topics and enjoy this opportunity to speak with colleagues who may be treating a patient with a similar issue to diagnosis.


Scientific Information Displays

Browse these informative, educational posters showcasing current medical information that is highly relevant to family physicians. The Scientific Information Displays, located in the Hub, are available for viewing Tuesday, September 12 at 10 a.m. through Saturday, September 16 at 1:30 p.m. Not available for CME credit.


ALSO® Instructor Course

Learn how to provide an interactive learning experience for ALSO® Provider course participants to assist them in obtaining the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage potential emergencies during pregnancy. Register now.  

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Determination of credit is pending.

Current ALSO® Provider status as of September 12, 2017, is required to attend this course.

You do not need to be registered for AAFP FMX in order to attend this course. Separate registration fee required.


Nexplanon Training

Tuesday, September 12 | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Room: 206A
Space is limited to 30 participants. You must register for this event during your FMX registration, as on-site registration will not be allowed. Already registered? No problem! Contact the AAFP Member Resource Center at 800-274-2237 to get signed up.

Receive hands-on training for Nexplanon insertion, removal procedures, and implant localization techniques during this two-hour training session. Participants who complete the session will be eligible to order Nexplanon from authorized distributor(s). Certificates of attendance will be issued for attending the entire session.

Sponsored by Merck. This Nexplanon Training is NOT available for CME credit.